Today on America Weekend, with the North Korea story still simmering (although it’s being played at full boil on most media outlets), I talked it over with Scott Snyder, Director of the Program on US-Korea Policy at the Council on Foreign Relations. We discussed how valid Kim Jong-Un’s belligerent threats actually are, whether China can get him to settle down, and the likelihood of the US launching a pre-emptive strike against North Korea. Listen, then click here to subscribe to these podcasts via iTunes!

And if you want to see how bleak life is in North Korea, with most citizens having little access to food, indoor plumbing, or reliable electricity, read this piece by Rick Newman of US News.